|The Magic Cloak of Oz - L Frank Baum|
The Magic Cloak of Oz is a 1914 film directed by J. Farrell MacDonald. It was written by L. Frank Baum and produced by Baum and composer Louis F. Gottschalk. The film is an adaptation of Baum's novel, Queen Zixi of Ix. ***** UPDATE 9 July 2010: The original upload was plagued with problems and has been replaced by a higher quality DivX file encoded directly from a new PAL DVD transfer from the original print.
Keywords: Wizard of Oz; 1914; Magic Cloak; L Frank Baum; Thomas Edison
Downloads: 10,330 (3 reviews)
Christmas Sing-a-long cartoon Excited viewers will enjoy watching various animated animals participate in winter sports before breaking into song and following the bouncing ball to "Jingle Bells". You can read more about this cartoon on it's IMDB page.
Keywords: Christmas; Cartoon; Animation; sing-a-long
Downloads: 48,770 (4 reviews)
|The Wonderful Wizard of Oz - William Selig|
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (1910) is the earliest surviving film version of L. Frank Baum's 1900 novel, made by the Selig Polyscope Company without Baum's direct input. It was created to fulfill a contractual obligation associated with Baum's personal bankruptcy caused by The Fairylogue and Radio-Plays, from which it was once thought to have been derived. It was partly based on the 1902 stage musical, though much of the film deals with the Wicked Witch of the West, who does not appear in the mus...
Keywords: Wizard of Oz; 1910; L Frank Baum; Silent
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|Woody Woodpecker in Pantry Panic|
Weatherby Groundhog predicts a cold winter and advises all the birds to fly south. But Woody Woodpecker decides to stay, and nearly starves. Animation by Alex Lovy and Lester Kline, story by Ben Hardaway and L.E. Elliott, music by Darrell Calker.
Keywords: woody the woodpecker; walter lantz; groundhog
Downloads: 332,623 (25 reviews)
|Superman: The Mechanical Monsters - Max Fleischer|
A mad scientist unleashes robots to rob banks and loot museums. Superman saves the day. Animation by Steve Muffati and George Germanetti. Music by Sammy Timberg. Produced in 1941.
Keywords: superman; robot; action comics
Downloads: 256,824 (27 reviews)
|Booked for Safekeeping (Part I) - Stoney Associates|
Fascinating documentary made to train police officers in the assistance and management of mentally ill and confused persons, produced in New Orleans by eminent filmmaker George C. Stoney using real New Orleans police officers as actors. A little-known ethnographic classic that is strongly rooted in the place where it was made.
Keywords: Psychiatry; Police; Ethnography: U.S.: South
Downloads: 53,329 (21 reviews)